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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.

Vote for your Club of the Year
Vote for your Club of the Year
Monday, 26 November 2018

2018 winners Nottinghamshire County Sailing Club. Image: RYA/Paul Wyeth

RYA and industry representatives meet HMRC to discuss red diesel situation
RYA and industry representatives meet HMRC to discuss red diesel situation
Friday, 23 November 2018

Image: Vereshchagin Dmitry / Shutterstock.com

The lifeboat heroes of World War one who saved over 200 lives
The lifeboat heroes of World War one who saved over 200 lives
Sunday, 11 November 2018

LEFT: Henry Blogg, Cromer Lifeboat Coxswain. Image: RNLI
RIGHT: Local gallantry awardees from Whitby involved in the Rohilla rescue. Back row l-r: George Peart (Silver Medal), Thomas M Kelly (Upgang Second Coxswain, Than...

December Boatbid Catalogue
December Boatbid Catalogue
Wednesday, 07 November 2018

The December Boatbid Catalogue has 55 boats for you ...
look through the catalogue here.

Golden Globe Weekly Update
Golden Globe Weekly Update
Monday, 05 November 2018

Susie 4th through the Hobart Film gate!

Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 22 - Torquay-Shoreham
Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 22 - Torquay-Shoreham
Monday, 05 November 2018

Saturday July 1 2017

Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 20 - Tresco - Falmouth
Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 20 - Tresco - Falmouth
Monday, 15 October 2018

Sunday June 18th 2017 Tresco/Brymer, Scilly Isles

Golden Globe Race Weekly Update
Golden Globe Race Weekly Update
Monday, 15 October 2018

No great issues to report this week - all we need to say is "great progress!".

2018 Rolex World Sailor of the Year nominees announced
2018 Rolex World Sailor of the Year nominees announced
Wednesday, 03 October 2018

World Sailing and Rolex have announced the line-up of Rolex World Sailor of the Year 2018 nominees.

The 11 nominated sailors represent the best of the best in international sailing over the last 12 months, with kiteboarders, offshore racer...

GOLDEN GLOBE NEWS - The leader close to the Boatshed.com Film Gate in Tasmania
GOLDEN GLOBE NEWS - The leader close to the Boatshed.com Film Gate in Tasmania
Wednesday, 03 October 2018

Within the next couple of days, the leader Jean-Luc Van Den Heede of the Golden Globe Race ()GGR) is due to arrive at the "Boatshed.com Film Drop" in Storm Bay.

Blog: Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 18 - Newlyn - Weather Bound
Blog: Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 18 - Newlyn - Weather Bound
Monday, 24 September 2018

NEWLYN HARBOUR - WEATHER BOUND
Sunday June 4 Newlyn Harbour

Golden Globe Race Update
Golden Globe Race Update
Monday, 24 September 2018

As the remaining entrants slog their way across to Australia, two sailors and their boats were knocked and rolled 360 degrees, resulting in complete incapacitation for Indian armed forces pilot, Abhilash Tomy, who was only able to get a message t...

“Life on the Water” Photography Competition
“Life on the Water” Photography Competition
Thursday, 20 September 2018

Robin Knox Johnston unveiled the winner of the MS Amlin “Life on the Water” photography competition 2018 during a winners’ reception at the Southampton Boat Show.

Run throughout the summer boating season, MS Amlin have been on ...

September Boatbid Auction is Open
September Boatbid Auction is Open
Friday, 14 September 2018

The auction will run from 0900hrs on Friday 14th to 1700hrs on Tuesday 18th September.

September Boatbid Auction - Catalogue is OPEN
September Boatbid Auction - Catalogue is OPEN
Wednesday, 22 August 2018

The September Boatbid Auction has a lot to offer with almost 50 boats available!

Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 14 - Stranraer to Pwllheli Via Isle of Man
Circumnavigating the UK in a Leisure 27, Part 14 - Stranraer to Pwllheli Via Isle of Man
Monday, 20 August 2018

Saturday August 13 Stranraer Marina to East Tarbert Bay Mull of Galloway - 40 miles

RYA to cease as UK National Authority for Powerboat Racing from 2019
RYA to cease as UK National Authority for Powerboat Racing from 2019
Friday, 17 August 2018

The RYA has  written to the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM), the international federation for Powerboat Racing, to inform them that it will no longer act as national authority for powerboat racing in the UK with effect from 01 January...

Princess Yachts On Track for Groundbreaking 2018
Princess Yachts On Track for Groundbreaking 2018
Tuesday, 10 July 2018

Princess Yachts has taken the unprecedented step in announcing six ground-breaking  new models to join their range as they continue on 2017’s positive trajectory.

These new models follow the S78, V50, V60, V65 and F70 models already ...

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